March 26, 2020

Narrative Science Is Turning COVID-19 Data Into Free, Shareable Stories

Dan Platt, technical product manager, discusses the new COVID-19 data integration with Quill and Lexio with Built In Chicago. He delves into the capabilities of the stories and the importance of good data during a pandemic.


February 18, 2020

Salesforce Einstein and Artificial Intelligence Trends for 2020

Keelin McDonell, General Manager of Business Intelligence and Integrations is featured on the Salesforce Ben blog. She talks about the future of AI for Salesforce and what advancements Salesforce is working toward in 2020.


January 21, 2020

How to leverage AI to summarize CRM data and make it meaningful

Anna Schena Walsh, Director of Growth Marketing is featured on this podcast. She talks about what data storytelling means and what it’s like to be in growth marketing in an emerging market.


January 17, 2020

Data-driven storytelling makes data accessible

Nate Nichols, distinguished principal and Anna Schena, Director of Growth Marketing discuss their book on storytelling and how narratives can make analytics more accessible. 


January 13, 2020

Built In names Narrative Science one of the Best Places to Work

See what makes us one of the 50 Best Small Companies to Work for in Chicago in 2020



January 7, 2020

Product Instinct and Data Storytelling

Nate Nichols, distinguished principal at Narrative Science is featured on the ‘Towards Data Science’ podcast.


December 17, 2019

‘We won’t have the sexiest AI, but everything it says is true,’ says Narrative Science

“Narrative Science is less enamored of deep learning than some firms, more interested in artful engineering of software to produce language tools that help people in an everyday kind of way.” Read this interview with Distinguished Principal, Nate Nichols and CEO + Co-founder Stuart Frankel.


December 10, 2019

Turning Data into Stories – Stuart Frankel / Founder of Narrative Science

Our co-founder and CEO, Stuart Frankel, talks about the Narrative Science journey.


November 25, 2019

What Can Drift & Chimps Drinking Out Of Straws Teach You About Customer Experience? A Lot.

Senior Customer Success Manager, Stef Caldwell, in conversation with Drift about the importance of a great customer experience.


November 19, 2019

Dreamforce Interview with Keelin McDonell, General Manager of Business Intelligence & Integrations at Narrative Science

Learn a bit more about our GM of Business Intelligence, Keelin McDonell, and how AI can accelerate growth.


November 18, 2019

10 data storytelling mistakes to avoid

Nate Nichols, distinguished principal at Narrative Science, authors this contributed article for Techerati.



November 15, 2019

How AI Will Change How You Use Salesforce

Our GM of Business Intelligence, Keelin McDonell, writes a contributed article about how AI and Salesforce intersects.


November 14, 2019

The Software Development Practices These Engineering Leaders Swear By

Data Architect and Software Engineering Manager Jeremy Engle speaks about how our software engineering team operates.


November 12, 2019

Press Release: Tableau Global Partner Summit Showcases Innovative Product Integrations to Enable Unprecedented Customer Choice and Flexibility

We are mentioned in Tableau’s press release: “Narrative Science extends data storytelling capabilities: Narrative Science, an AI software provider, is introducing multidimensional analysis, allowing Tableau users to explore and create comprehensive stories spanning many levels of their data in their Tableau dashboards. This adds additional dimensions to their narratives, empowering more holistic explanation of data trends.”


October 7, 2019

B2B Growth: Category Creation- What It’s Like to Be a Category Designer w/ Anna Schena and Cassidy Shield

Our VP of Marketing, Cassidy Shield and Director of Growth, Anna Schena are profiled in this podcast.


October 1, 2019

B2B Sales Show: Sales Coaching 101- do we really need more data?

Our COO + President, Nick Beil, is featured on this podcast. He answers questions like: “What exactly are we supposed to do with all of these numbers we’re plugging into spreadsheets each day?”, “How do we actually use them to inform decisions and develop better reps?” Give it a listen.


September 23, 2019

Chicago’s Growth  and Leadership Brings it to the Forefront of Tech

Our GM of Business Intelligence & Integrations, Keelin McDonell, is quoted in this piece;  “Chicago has never been afraid to take on tough problems. The challenge of our day is helping everyone make sense of their data. For nearly a decade, we’ve been creating technology that turns data into stories, and that really resonates with people.”




September 13, 2019

Top 50 B2B Tech Companies in the Chicago Area

G2 outlines the top 50 tech companies in Chicago, Narrative Science is on the list!




September 12, 2019

PGA TOUR generates nearly 1,000 Round Recap articles per week with Natural Language Generation

PGA TOUR illustrates how they use technology from Narrative Science to expand their digital offering.



September 5, 2019

Nonprofit Innovators Podcast | AI and Automated Storytelling for Your Financial Data via BI Tools and CRM

Our Sr. Principal of Market Innovation, Dan Platt, is featured in this podcast.



August 21, 2019

Stuart Frankel of Narrative Science | Bootstrapping in America

Our CEO, Stuart Frankel, is featured on this podcast.



June 16, 2019

This Leading AI Chicago Startup Turns Raw Data into Meaningful Stories for Business Intelligence

Our CEO, Stuart Frankel, is featured in this podcast.



June 7, 2019

Trending tactics: What 9 Chicago tech companies do to stay inventive

Our COO, Nick Beil, is profiled in this Built In Chicago article.



April 22, 2019

Narrative Science Offices- Chicago

Office snapshots profiles our Chicago HQ.



February 19, 2019

Tech, process, people: 5 Chicago product leaders share what makes their team unique

Our Chief Product Officer comments in this article about what makes our product team stand out.



February 14, 2019

The AI Text Generator That’s Too Dangerous to Make Public

Our Chief Scientist, Kris Hammond, comments in Wired.




December 26, 2018

From collaboration spaces to batting cages: Here are 10 of the best offices we saw in 2018

Narrative Science is included in Built in Chicago’s 10 best offices of 2018.



December 4, 2018

Test yourself: 9 tech companies seeking Chicago’s best and brightest

Narrative Science is featured on this list of 9 Chicago test companies.


Thursday, November 1, 2018

The Most Innovative Companies

Narrative Science is awarded the #1 spot on Crain’s 2018 Most Innovative Companies.



Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Love where you work: Inside 7 of Chicago’s hottest tech offices

Narrative Science is included in this list of Chicago tech offices with comments from CEO and Co-founder, Stuart Frankel, on the new space.



Monday, July 9, 2018

Digitizing Finance Communications With Natural Language Generation

Stuart Frankel, CEO and co-founder of Narrative Science sits down with Adrian Tay, Managing Director at Deloitte Consulting LLP to discuss how Natural Language Generation works and the roles it can play in finance departments as they pursue digital transformation.



Monday, July 9, 2018

14 Incredible Artificial Intelligence Pioneers Everyone Should Know About

Narrative Science is included as one of 14 incredible Artificial Intelligence pioneers everyone should know about.



Monday, July 9, 2018

Beam us up: 6 Seattle tech companies straight out of science fiction

Narrative Science is profiled in this article about Seattle tech companies



Sunday, July 8, 2018

Universities and legacy industries are giving rise to the Midwest’s AI startups

Narrative Science is profiled in this article about the Midwest’s AI Startups



Wednesday, July 4, 2018

These are the 61 most innovative startups in the world

Narrative Science is included in a list of the world’s most innovative start-ups



Monday, July 2, 2018

PGA TOUR delves into Artificial Intelligence

Learn how the PGA TOUR leverages our NLG platform, Quill, to automatically write round recaps customized for every player in the field following every round of a tournament.



Thursday, June 21, 2018

Introducing the Technology Pioneers Cohort of 2018

Narrative Science was selected as one of the World Economic Forum’s Technology Pioneers. The Technology Pioneer community consists of early-stage companies from around the world that are involved in the design, development and deployment of new technologies and innovations, and are poised to have a significant impact on business and society.



Friday, June 15, 2018

Data Analytics Professionals Weigh In on the Challenges of Bringing AI to Marketing

Ryan Kurt, VP of Partnerships at Narrative Science, speaks to AdWeek about some challenges in the AI space and how Narrative Science helps to combat them.


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Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Narrative Science is writing the future with AI

Narrative Science CEO and Co-founder, Stuart Frankel, is featured in this podcast. Listen to learn more about how Narrative Science was built and plans for the future.



Thursday, June 7, 2018

Narrative Science: The Leader in Natural Language Generation Technology

Narrative Science is included in an issue of Analytics Insight™ featuring the 10 Most Innovative Artificial Intelligence Solution Providers in 2018. Check out the great article featuring our VP of Professional Services, Keelin McDonell.



Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Envestnet Announces New Enterprise Data Management Solution at Annual Advisor Summit

Take a look at the Press Release from Envestnet for more detail about their new Enterprise Data Management Solution and learn how Quill supports the product.



Monday, April 30, 2018

Peek inside the culture of 4 Chicago developer teams

Narrative Science Director of Software Engineering, Matt Trahan, comments on the culture and team traditions of our developer team.




Sunday, March 25, 2018

Bridging the communications gap between human and machine

MIT Technology Review in conversation with Narrative Science CEO, Stuart Frankel, on Narrative Science history and Natural Language Generation.



Tuesday, March 13, 2018

How Artificial Intelligence Will Transform Business

Box Inc. CEO and TaskRabbit CEO discuss how they use Artificial Intelligence within their businesses. Graphic containing data from Narrative Science’s Outlook on AI Report 2018 included.



Thursday, February 22, 2018

Wanna get ahead? 8 sales leaders share their secrets to success

Matt Bramson, VP of Sales at Narrative Science, is featured in this article about what it takes to be a leader in the sales space.



Wednesday, January 17, 2018

61% of businesses have already implemented AI

Tech Republic covers the release of the 3rd Annual Outlook on Artificial Intelligence in the Enterprise Report from Narrative Science in partnership with the National Business Research Institute (NBRI).



Thursday, January 4, 2018

Bringing AI into the enterprise

Narrative Science Co-founder and Chief Scientist, Kris Hammond, is featured on the O’Reilly Data Show podcast. He comments on the business applications of Artificial Intelligence and educating future AI specialists.






Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Introducing the Inaugural AWS Machine Learning Competency Partners

Narrative Science achieved Amazon Web Services (AWS) Machine Learning Competency status in inaugural Machine Learning program. The AWS ML Competency features industry-leading AWS Partners that provide proven technology and/or implementation capabilities for a variety of use cases including SaaS/API Solutions.



Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Business Intelligence Requires Natural Language Generation

Narrative Science CEO and Co-founder, Stuart Frankel, discusses why Business Intelligence requires natural language generation and the importance of transforming data into language.



Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Every Spreadsheet Has a Narrative to Tell—Just Add Some AI

Chief Scientist and co-founder of Narrative Science, Kris Hammond, spoke at EmTech MIT on the importance of turning data into language.




Tuesday, October 31, 2017

This CEO Believes He Can Lead The Artificial Intelligence Revolution From Chicago

CEO and Co-founder of Narrative Science, Stuart Frankel, in conversation with Inc. on why he chose to build his company in Chicago and a bit about the future of Artificial Intelligence.



Tuesday, October 31, 2017

SpotHero, Bela Fleck and a skyscraper: Here’s who Chicago Innovation Awards honored this year

Chicago Innovation revealed the winners of this years Chicago Innovation Awards during an event on Oct 30th, 2017. Narrative Science was 1 of 10 Innovation Award winners honored at the ceremony, the recipients were selected from 500+ nominees.



Monday, October 30, 2017

Who took home the Chicago Innovation Awards

The list of the all 2017 Chicago Innovation Award winners, including Narrative Science.



Friday, October 20, 2017

Natural language generation, a form of AI, can help business gain insights faster

Accenture highlights their relationship with Narrative Science and how the two are working together to implement advanced NLG to improve decision-making across their business and their customers’.



Thursday, October 12, 2017

4 questions business leaders must answer before hiring a chief AI officer

Kristian Hammond, Co-Founder and Chief Scientist at Narrative Science, is cited in this article about the 4 business questions leaders must answer when considering hiring a chief AI officer.



Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Bots Are Learning Their ABCs, But They’ve Got a Ways To Go

Narrative Science CEO, Stuart Frankel, speaks with Datanami about Natural Language Generation and the capabilities of our Advanced NLG platform, Quill.



Thursday, October 5, 2017

Digitizing Finance Communications With Natural Language Generation

Natural language generation can help finance become more efficient by producing written communications with a conversational tone. Stuart Frankel, CEO and co-founder of Narrative Science and Dave Hitsky, principal, Deloitte Consulting LLP discuss NLG and the parts it can play within finance departments.



Thursday, October 5, 2017

3 things AI startups don’t know about enterprise sales

Blaise Zerega, Editor in Chief at All Turtles and Venture Beat, speaks with Narrative Science CEO, Stuart Frankel, about ROI, integrations and transparency and their roles in the AI startup space.



Friday, September 29, 2017

Why Top VCs Are Betting Big On Chicago

The reasons why top VCs are betting on Chicago are simple: talented people, great companies & hot industries like Artificial Intelligence.



Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Natural language generation software making inroads in enterprises

Natural Language Generation software is gaining a foothold in the enterprises as businesses deploy this software. Read about how USAA is working with Narrative Science to automatically generate descriptions of metrics surfaced in its BI reporting tool on TechTarget.



Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Narratives for Power BI receives a 2017 Office App Award in the Best Business Value category by Microsoft

Microsoft recently announced the winners of its 2017 Office App Awards, awarding Narratives for Power BI an award for Best Business Value.



Thursday, September 21, 2017

AI needs a human touch to function at its highest level

Mike Pham, a technical product manager at Narrative Science, explains why machine learning is an incredibly powerful tool, but, like any other tool, it requires a clear understanding of the problems to be solved in the first place — especially when those problems involve real humans.



Thursday, September 21, 2017

Brand identity matters: How 4 Chicago tech marketers put a face to their companies

Our VP of Marketing, Katy De Leon, details why Narrative Science’s tag line — “How the future gets written” — is more than just text beneath a logo.



Saturday, August 19, 2017

Digitizing Finance Communications with Natural Language Generation

Finance isn’t always about the numbers; sometimes it’s about the words. Dave Hitsky, principal, Deloitte Consulting LLP, and Stuart Frankel, CEO and co-founder of Narrative Science, discuss how NLG works and the roles it can play as finance departments pursue digital transformation.


Friday, August 18, 2017

MScA Open House Features Kristian Hammond on Language, Machines, and the Future of Data Science

At the University of Chicago Gleacher Center on August 12, Kristian Hammond, Professor of Computer Science and Journalism at Northwestern University and Co-Founder and Chief Scientist at Narrative Science, gave a presentation to a room of current and prospective MScA students, as well as Chicago-area analytics enthusiasts, on natural language generation (NLG).



Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Seven Companies Disrupting the AI Space

CB Insights unveiled its AI 100 report earlier this year, listing the most promising private companies applying artificial intelligence algorithms across industries.



Wednesday, July 19, 2017

5 Ways Marketers Can Use Artificial Intelligence To Save Time And Money

Staying up to date with the most cutting edge technology is crucial for marketing professionals. It is time for artificial intelligence to be embraced rather than ignored.



Tuesday, July 18, 2017

AI: Unveiling the Leading Companies Applying AI to Build Next-Gen Financial Services Solutions

Let’s Talk Payments is dedicated to researching and examining the ideas, people, and companies using technology to change financial services. Earlier this year, LTP launched MEDICI Top 21 – AI to identify and showcase the most innovative AI startups disrupting the financial services industry across the globe.



Tuesday, July 18, 2017

How Advanced NLG is Evolving Application Design

Advanced Natural Language Generation (Advanced NLG) enables individuals to easily interpret, communicate, and act on unbiased insights in real-time, making applications practical for the masses.



Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Three Reasons Why People Are the Key to a Successful Purpose Transformation

Business leaders have agreed that the concept of purpose is more important now than it ever has been before. For this reason, businesses must work toward clearly defining and displaying their purpose through their work.



Wednesday, July 12, 2017

3 growing AI applications in business

Three major areas in which AI is being applied to standard business practices.



Saturday, July 8, 2017

Artificial Intelligence and Content Marketing in 2017

As AI advances, it is enabling the rapid development of content intelligence to drive content marketing.



Thursday, July 6, 2017

AI Chatbots are Creating New Jobs by Killing the Old Ones

Many are certain that artificial intelligence will ultimately benefit all industries as long as we embrace and keep up to speed with the technology.



Tuesday, July 4, 2017

The Pros and Cons of Hiring a Chief A.I. Officer

Though opinions regarding the necessity of a CAIO vary among experts, most agree that any business must have an AI strategy in order to succeed.



Monday, July 3, 2017

The Current State Of AI: Artificial Intelligence In Music, Movies & More

Examining AI’s capabilities in three creative domains – music, writing, and video.



Friday, June 30, 2017

AI Ushering in Platform Shift to Era of the Personal Assistant

By showcasing several examples of cutting-edge artificial intelligence, the O’Reilly AI conference enabled individuals to learn and understand the technology’s current impact on society.



Friday, June 30, 2017

The Battle Behind Making Machines More Human-like

Top AI researches have been discussing whether or not machines should be expected to provided explanations behind the information or answers they provide.



Monday, June 26, 2017

Machine Learning Will Do Auto-Programming’s Heavy Lifting

Machine learning is expected to relieve the heavy-lifting of auto-programming, allowing future developers to check off program requirements with a single click and auto-generate the predictively best-fit code-build into the target runtime environment.



Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Human vs Humanoid: The changing face of finance

Financial services industries are realizing that they must harness technology such as AI to improve customer engagement.



Sunday, June 18, 2017

How chatbots are killing jobs (and creating new ones)

Sectors such as finance, health, retail, and law are slowly adopting the use of AI and chatbots – technology that is, in turn, creating new jobs and activities.



Saturday, June 17, 2017

As AI explodes, investors pour big bucks into startups

Investment in artificial intelligence startups is accelerating as venture capitalists and corporate investors scramble to stake out a leadership position in what could be the greatest technology trend for decades to come.



Thursday, June 15, 2017

P2P learning? Chicago devs share the biggest lessons they’ve learned from a colleague

Your roles and responsibilities will probably change throughout your career, but the new knowledge you pick up from the people you work with will follow you no matter where you end up.



Tuesday, June 13, 2017

How to get business insights from artificial intelligence (when you really need them)

Artificial intelligence delivers countless benefits to organizations. Decision makers, therefore, must learn how to take full advantage of AI-powered technology.



Monday, June 12, 2017

Technology helps investment management operational model break down silos

Increasingly, the search for alpha is pushing asset managers into the furthest corners of financial markets. New asset classes, new instruments and new geographies are conspiring to place huge pressure on pre-existing operating models as managers struggle to cope with the volume of investment data. Whereas previously the front office operated independently from the middle and back office, all three are converging to handle the data management task.



Friday, June 9, 2017

Machine learning is tech’s hot trend, but how are Chicago companies using it?

Machine learning’s trendy tech is powering products all over Silicon Valley, but Chicagoans are using artificial intelligence in a more practical sense, Uptake’s Adam McElhinney says.



Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Making business smarter: 3 misconceptions about artificial intelligence

Busting three AI myths to help make business smarter: AI is still far in the future, AI isn’t going to have a big impact on work and AI will replace human employees.